Cuba

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): - Population (2018): 11,338,138 HDI (2018): 0.78
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 105
Score: 45.3
Vulnerability 0.436
Readiness 0.342

The low vulnerability score and low readiness score of Cuba places it in the lower-left quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Relative to other countries, its current vulnerabilities are manageable but improvements in readiness will help it better adapt to future challenges. Cuba is the 88th most vulnerable country and the 66th least ready country.

ND-GAIN Ranking since 1995

Year 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Ranking
127
131
130
132
125
123
122
122
122
115
113
93
87
84
88
96
100
108
111
109
110
107
104
105
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.436
Food
0.397
Projected change of cereal yields
0.960
Projected population change
0.080
Food import dependency
0.186
Rural population
0.247
Agriculture capacity
0.817
Child malnutrition
0.092
Water
0.392
Projected change of annual runoff
0.755
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.144
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.256
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.806
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.314
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.030
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.004
Slum population
0.068
Medical staff
0.547
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.575
Ecosystem Services
0.548
Projected change of biome distribution
0.600
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.616
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.241
Protected biome
0.282
Engagement in international environmental conventions
1.000
Human Habitat
0.568
Projected change of warm periods
0.300
Projected change of flood hazard
0.634
Urban concentration
0.753
Age dependency ratio
0.447
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.759
Paved roads
0.514
Infrastructure
0.398
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.754
Dependency on imported energy
0.839
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.167
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.188